Christian Scott on Clifford Brown
Christian Scott, a trumpeter, composer and producer very much in the foreground of today’s improvised music, reflects in All About Jazz on the influence of a record many of us grew up with: Clifford Brown — the Beginning and the End. What it meant to him, then, and means to him now, might surprise you.
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Clifford Brown & Soupy Sales
The superb writer and former newsman Doug Ramsey writes a moving tribute to his idol Clifford Brown on the 82nd anniversary of Brownie’s death. A fantastic bonus is that Doug has posted on his Rifftides blog the only known footage of Clifford from Soupy Sales then local Detroit television show.
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